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What can deep blue Maryland tell us about Trump's win? A lot, actually

What can deep blue Maryland tell us about Trump's win? A lot, actually

Maryland voters, who gave Hillary Clinton almost exactly the same margin of victory over Donald Trump that they provided Barack Obama over Mitt Romney and John McCain — and a substantially bigger one than they gave John Kerry, Al Gore or Bill Clinton either time — may be at something of a loss as to what just happened. Maryland might seem like the poster state for all those decrying about coastal elites who are out of touch with what's going on in real America, but actually, we should have seen this coming. In retrospect, true-blue Maryland actually served as something of a bellwether for the dynamic that would propel Mr. Trump to the White House.

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